In 1963 he released an exploitation film so violent it caused mass panic among filmgoers and critics. No in-depth information has previously been published on him. He initiated the violent horror genre which is so popular today.
Many of the negatives and promotional materials for his films have been presumed lost since the early 70s. Posters, still photographs and other memorabilia from his films are so rare that, when available, they sell for astronomical sums. Today, most of his films are banned from television (even cable!) He is the most violent, gruesome, disturbing filmmaker in motion picture history... he is